Hydrodynamic cable floats from Flotation Technologies Inc. offer low-drag distributed buoyancy for a wide variety of offshore, commercial, military and oceanographic uses.
These floats feature a uniquely contoured inner diameter that allows armored cables to bend within the float without causing damage. Heavy Duty Cable Floats offer low-drag distributed buoyancy for a variety of offshore, commercial, military and oceanographic uses. Available with two attachment methods and made to fit any size cable, Flotec cable floats are one of the most versatile buoyancy products available.
Flotec cable floats may be secured anywhere along a cable and will not slip. Quick-Loc cable floats feature an easy-on/easy-off stainless steel hinge and latch system for frequent deployment and recovery or bolt-on for longer term deployments. Made from either Flotec syntactic foam or urethane foam, Flotec cable floats have a streamlined design which reduces drag on cable or mooring lines. They can improve the performance of ROV tethers and umbilicals; they provide dependable buoyancy for vertical instrumentation moorings; and they reduce drag and improve data recovery on towed seismic arrays.